• Prudential Spirit Of Community Awards                                    Due: November 10th


    Open to students in grades 5-12, who engaged in a volunteer activity during the past year. $1000 for state honorees and $5000 for national honorees. One Jr. High honoree and one High School honoree will be selected to go on to the state level of competition.

    https://spirit.prudential.com/

     

     

    DAR Good Citizens Scholarship                                                    Due: November 13th

    The DAR Good Citizen Scholarship is intended to encourage and reward qualities of good citizenship. It is open to all seniors who are going to an accredited public or private university. The student selected will have qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism. Each school chooses one senior to enter the scholarship contest. The application is attached.

    https://www.dar.org/national-society/scholarships/dar-related

     

     

    Elks Most Valuable Student                                                          Due: November 15th

    Looks at students at the top of their class. Students who excel in academics and are involved in their schools and communities. A larger scholarship to fill out but it is worth a lot of money!! Follow the link and save a fill able copy of the scholarship to your home page.

    https://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/MVS.cfm

     

     

    South Dakota Elks Vocational Scholarship                                  Due: November 16th

    This $1000 award is given by the state Elks association for students who will be enrolling in a Post-Secondary Vocational/Technical School Program by Fall 2022. Follow the link to a fillable application.

    https://core-docs.s3.amazonaws.com/documents/asset/uploaded_file/981661/20-21_South-Dakota-Elks-Vocational-Scholarship.pdf

     

     

    Jake Kent Cooke Foundation                                                          Due: Novembe 18th

    The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities.

    https://www.jkcf.org/our-scholarships/college-scholarship-program/how-to-apply/

     

     

    Verto International Leadership Scholarship                              Due: Rolling admission but encouraged to apply early

    The Verto International Leadership Award is designed for graduating high school seniors who have expressed or demonstrated service in their community, an appreciation for diversity, leadership qualities or direct interest in global economic, health, education or humanitarian issues, as recognized by their high school counselors or teachers. as educators they believe that traditional standardized tests are only snapshots of a student’s potential. Therefore, they weigh student test scores against achievement outside the classroom and rely heavily on the recommendation of the school counselor to inform our decision. By nominating a student for this award, the school counselor has recognized that the student has immense potential, demonstrated service in their community, an appreciation for intercultural diversity as well as an interest in global economic, health, education or humanitarian issues. 

    https://vertoeducation.org/admissions/#scholar

     

      

    Griswold Homecare Scholarship                                                   Due: November 30th

    Griswold Home Care is a mission-driven home care services company headquartered just outside of Philadelphia that celebrates, educates, and advocates the choice to remain independent at home. Griswold Home Care was founded by Jean Griswold, wife of a Presbyterian Minister, in 1982 after being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis and seeing the need for quality care in her community. Jean’s mission of affordable care for all continues to spread today. In honor of Jean’s vision, Griswold Home Care offers a $1,000 bi-annual scholarship to a qualified student pursuing a bachelor’s, associate’s, graduate, or professional degree at an accredited college or university. Please complete the below form to submit your application for consideration. 

    https://www.griswoldhomecare.com/scholarship